Jules Hall and Jan Scholten took an impressive win on IRC, ORCi and PHS in the inaugural two-handed division of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Race
Matt Allen’s TP52, Ichi Ban, is winner of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race for a third time, so will yet again have its name engraved on the Tattersall Cup.
At 11:00 hrs (UK) Tuesday morning Peter Harburg’s Black Jack has a lead of 11 nautical miles over Christian Beck’s LawConnect, and a further four nautical miles from the David Witt-skippered SHK Scallywag.
At 22:00hrs (UK) Monday night, Christian Beck’s LawConnect was leading the race by just 2nm from Peter Harburg’s Black Jack
Damien Parkes’ TP52 Denali is heading for Port Kembla with all hands on deck because of damage to hull – crack through the hull
Eighteen hours after the 13:00 (AUS) start from Sydney, Peter Harburg’s Black Jack, skippered by Mark Bradford, is overall Line Honours leader.
The 2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race fleet stands at 91 following the withdrawal of the Infiniti 46R, Maverick 49, owned by Britain’s Quentin Stewart, and Aussie Jim Cooney’s Volvo Open 70, Willow.
Every Boxing Day, hundreds of sailors set off in the famous Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. The race course from Sydney to Hobart is along the extension of the East Australian Current